Term expires December 2024
Director Tejeda is a long-time resident of La Crescenta. Her four children (Lynda, Ken, Steve and Susan) attended Monte Vista, Rosemont and Crescenta Valley High. Director Tejeda served as a volunteer for the Monte Vista PTA and Crescenta-Canada YMCA. Active in the community, Director Tejeda helped form the Crescenta Valley Town Council, and was twice elected Councilwoman to that body previous to her election as Director of the Crescenta Valley Water District. She has served as President of the CVWD’s Board of Directors. Director Tejeda attended UCLA and CSUN, earning a Bachelor’s degree in accounting and a Master’s degree in school administration. She has taught at Verdugo Hills High School and Mount Gleason Middle School for over 30 years. Director Tejeda founded the Christa McAuliffe Scholarship Fund which has presented over 2,000 scholarships to deserving students. She is co-founder of R & R Masonry, a commercial building corporation. A supporter of local control of water and sewer services, Director Tejeda advocates water conservation, community out-reach, and responsible, transparent CVWD fiscal policies. Ms. Tejeda encourages the local community to take an interest in their water agency and welcomes their attendance at CVWD meetings and events.